A pioneering Brooklyn-based performance nonprofit founded in 2003, ISSUE presents projects by interdisciplinary artists that expand the boundaries of artistic practice and stimulate critical dialogue in the broader community. ISSUE serves as a leading cultural incubator, facilitating the commission and premiere of innovative new works spanning genres of music, dance, literature and film.

Upcoming Events

After 9 Evenings: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

After 9 Evenings: James Fei & Laetitia Sonami / Thomas Dexter

Fri 30 Sep, 2016, 8pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

James Fei and Laetitia Sonami’s improvisational collaboration employs tactile interfaces and electronic systems that exhibit complex behavioral responses. Thomas Dexter presents a site-specific performance using 16mm projectors as instruments.

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After 9 Evenings: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

After 9 Evenings: Object Field: A Symposium on Current and Historical Experiments in Art and Technology

Sat 01 Oct, 2016, 10am,
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Revisiting 9 Evenings, and exploring digital technologies and interactive design today, this symposium at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering gathers artists, engineers, cultural producers, scientists, scholars, and creative coders who advocate for the creative exploration of networks.

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After 9 Evenings: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

After 9 Evenings: John Cage’s "Variations VII” Realized by Ed Bear

Sat 01 Oct, 2016, 8pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

Ed Bear performs a newly-commissioned interpretation of John Cage’s infamous "Variations VII.” First performed at “9 Evenings” (1966), the stochastic piece included only technologically-produced or electrically-amplified sound from a variety of sources, transmitted or picked up live in the performance space.

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In the News

Suzanne Fiol Curatorial Fellowship

Jul 6 – Jan 30, 2017

ISSUE is pleased to announce the Suzanne Fiol Curatorial Fellowship, a new initiative supporting emerging curators, launched during ISSUE’s Fall 2016 Season. Named for ISSUE’s visionary founder Suzanne Fiol, the program mentors curatorial fellows as they work to cultivate, incubate and present innovative projects.

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After 9 Evenings: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

Sep 25 – Oct 1, 2016

From September 25 to October 1, 2016 ISSUE Project Room presents After 9 Evenings: A 50th Anniversary Celebration, a dynamic series of performances, talks, screenings, and workshops to mark the 50th anniversary of 9 Evenings: Theatre & Engineering (1966).

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